Manufacturing Consent

An intellectual dissection of the modern media to show how an underlying economics of publishing warps the news.

Manufacturing Consent

Author: Edward S. Herman

Publisher: Pantheon

ISBN: 0307801624

Page: 480

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An intellectual dissection of the modern media to show how an underlying economics of publishing warps the news.

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